Friday, August 29, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, August 31, 2014 (All day)
Various Sonoma Locations
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Contact: Sonoma Wine Country Weekend
Come enjoy Sonoma Wine Country Weekend, Sonoma County’s largest and most fun charitable event celebrating one of America’s favorite wine regions! Our wine and food community invites you to indulge in the Sonoma County lifestyle of world class wine and fresh, local cuisine, all while raising funds that make a better future for our kids and our county. Savor Sonoma’s most fabulous flavors at Taste of Sonoma and raise a glass (and a paddle) with Sonoma County’s wine and food superstars as you bid on world-class wines and experiences at the Sonoma Harvest Wine Auction. If intimate events are more suited to your style, Sonoma Wine Country Weekend also offers small-scale lunch and dinner gatherings at an array of unique winery properties. There’s truly something for everyone at Sonoma Wine Country Weekend!
A nice drive from Ukiah
Funky Dozen to Perform at Parducci’s 2014 Acoustic Café Series
On Saturday, August 9th, Parducci Winery’s Acoustic Café concert series welcomes one of Mendocino’s favorite bands, Funky Dozen performing Funk and R & B. The festivities start at 7:00 with gates opening at 6:00 for food and beverages. Parducci is located at 501 Parducci Rd in Ukiah.
Now in its fourth year, Parducci’s regularly sold out popular outdoor concert series features wine, locally crafted foods, and musical styles from around the globe—spanning swing, jazz, rock, reggae, R & B, classical, tango, funk and blues. Each concert takes place on the winery’s picturesque outdoor vineyard patio under the parachutes.
General Admission is $15 and tickets are available at Parducci Wine Cellars tasting room, on 501 Parducci Rd. in Ukiah, by calling 463-5357, or online at parducci.com/Wine-Store/Event-Tickets. Season tickets are also available and discounts are available for Wine Club members. Food will be featured throughout the summer from North State Street Café with part of the drink proceeds benefiting the Alex Rorabaugh Center (The ARC).
The NapaValley has over 75 wineries with art on display for the public throughout the year. During Napa Valley Arts in April, we celebrate our favorite pairing, wine and art, with an exploration of winery art installations, special tastings, and exclusive artist events. Arts in April offers special access and packages to enjoy the Napa Valley Collection, so whether you’re a fan of Belle Epoch or contemporary, or works that range from pricey to priceless, it’s the perfect time to get a dose of NapaValley culture with your Cabernet.